Athens, the capital of Greece, is an ideal place to study for your TEFL course. It's a city with a wonderful dynamism, magnificent sights to see during your stay and wonderful destinations only a few hours away for a weekend escape or to spend a few days on either side of your course!
It’s the city that gave birth to the concept of democracy and it is the home of the Acropolis, one of the most famous intellectual and spiritual landmarks in the world.
Athens is a wonderful vibrant city. Here is a small virtual taste - click here to take your first Athens virtual tour - make sure you try different locations.
It’s one of the friendliest and safest cities in Europe welcoming visitors with its sweet climate and a rich café life. There are many outdoor cafes, restaurants and taverns serving famous Greek food; in fact eating out is a way of life and prices are very low. There are even outdoor cinemas in the summer which are very popular with locals and tourists.
The city centre is very near a famous coastline that is lined with numerous beaches, beach bars and clubs, especially in the summer. In half an hour you could be swimming in some of the cleanest waters in the Mediterranean.
The Athens Festival every summer is one of the most important cultural events in Europe and most of the events take place in ancient theatres, such as the famous Herodus Atticus theatre at the foot of the Acropolis.
The fabled holiday destinations of Santorini and Mykonos are only 30 mins away by air and the islands of Hydra and Spetsae are only about two hours away by hydrofoil!Apply now & get certified to teach english abroad!
Our centre is in the heart of Athens close to all the important traffic routes and is easily accessible via numerous bus, metro and trolley-buses.
We are situated in a quiet street off one of the main thoroughfares of Athens, very close to the House of Parliament, National Library and Academy of Letters.
Our centre is dedicated to teacher training and education programs and has a history of offering qualifying courses since 1989. To date, we have trained more than 3000 teachers – a very modest estimate as we have run major projects for local franchises and groups of foreign language centers in a variety of locations.
We have a top-notch library facility with a great collection of titles and journals on teaching, education, language, linguistics and applied linguistics, and are well known for our excellent online support and online course delivery through a variety of synchronous (live) webinar platforms and asynchronous Learning Management Systems such as Moodle and more.
Our alumni list includes teachers from as near as Greece and as far as New Zealand, Australia and Japan. They come to our centre because of its excellent reputation for:
- top quality tutoring and support during and after courses
- an outstanding track record of results
- a very strong social media presence which is used for the benefit of our trainees and alumni
- a community spirit which has created an international PLN (Personal Learning Network), a resource that is available to our alumni for life.
Our online presence through Twitter, Facebook, Blogging and Social Media Networking have been recognized, blogged about and nominated for important awards, and every year we are joined by thousands of teachers from around the globe.
The centre offers its trainees a variety of low-priced accommodation options in shared flats with other trainees on similar courses.
We can also advise candidates who prefer to find individual studio or larger flats and we have connections with some of the hotels close to the centre.
Prices will be lower in the winter (low season) and a little higher in the summer season.
Prices per 4-week course
Furnished room in shared student flat – 350 euro plus 50 euro guarantee*
Furnished flat for two-four persons – 650 euro plus 100 euro guarantee*
Studio flat for one-two persons – 450 euro plus 100 euro guarantee*
* guarantees are held in case of damages or excessively high electricity bills.
All electricity, water, building common charges and cost of Wi-Fi are included in the rates above.
The total price is divided into: deposit and balance.
The deposit may be paid via a) credit card b) Paypal c) wire transfer d) Western Union.
The balance of the course fee must be paid by cash, PayPal or bank transfer directly to the training center on the first day of the course.
plus 160 euros in Cambridge assessment fees
An additional fee of 100 euros is applied to June, July and August months